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The Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace is a permanent space dedicated to changing exhibitions of items from the Royal Collection, the wide-ranging collection of art and treasures held in trust by The Queen for the Nation. Constructed forty years ago on the west front of Buckingham Palace out of the bomb-damaged ruins of the former private chapel, the Gallery was reopened by The Queen on 21 May 2002 and is now open to the public on a daily basis.
The Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace is a permanent space dedicated to changing exhibitions of items from the Royal Collection, the wide-ranging collection of art and treasures held in trust by The Queen for the Nation.
Style & Society Dressing The Georgians: 21st April to 8th October 2023
This exciting exhibition of paintings from the Royal Collection explores what the Georgians wore, from the practical dress of laundry maids to the glittering gowns worn at court. Discover what fashion can tell us about life in the 18th century, a revolutionary period when trade, travel and technological innovations fuelled fashion trends across all levels of society. Delve into the Georgians’ style story and get up close to magnificent paintings, prints and drawings by artists including Gainsborough, Zoffany and Hogarth, as well as luxurious textiles, sparkling jewellery, and a range of accessories from snuff boxes to swords.
Image credits - Royal Collection Trust / © His Majesty King Charles III 2023.
Opening times:Opening times: Thursday to Monday, 11:00 – 17:30 (last admission 16:15) Exhibitions: Gallery closing early 24 December (Last admission 14:45, closes 16:00) Gallery closed: 25 – 26 December
Venue Information:The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, SW1A 1AA Nearest Train Station: Victoria Nearest Underground: Victoria, Green Park or Hyde Park Corner Bus Routes: 11, 211, C1 or C10
Please note:You must ensure that you have a printed copy of your ticket's for entry. The Queen's Gallery operates a timed-ticket system, with admission every 15 minutes throughout the day. You do not need to book a specific time. You will be admitted in the next available time slot. Over busy periods and bank holidays there may be a longer wait than usual to gain admission A typical visit lasts between 1 and 1½ hours. Please arrive 15 mins before your schedule time.
HighlightsRedeveloped nearly 40 years ago.
Built out of the ruins of the former private chapel.
Priceless works of art.
InclusionsEntry to The Queen’s Gallery
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